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Battery flat can't get the trunk open used fob - no electrics. (fob is working fine) Tried the terminals situated in the front part of the vehicle - no joy. Mechanically boot lock seized due to lack of manual key use. Alternative way to charge battery?

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There is a discussion on this very issue here:

http://forums.mercedesclub.org.uk/showthread.php?t=67938



You need to open the bonnet/hood, identify the black plastic cover just inside the wing, flip up the top and connect your charger's plus terminal to the positive connector in there. You can attach the negative anywhere on the vehicle's metal body. Once connected, you should then have power to the car.



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Posotive can be found in hood driver side next to fuse box. It is a small rectangle box. You can hook negative to any solid ground on the car.

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SOURCE: battery is dead and can't open the trunk, even manually

Starter motor on this car is imposible to get to..better find the post forward of the drivers side fuse box in the engine compartment where a bunch of wires come together. This is a positive terminal attach red jumper here put the negative jumper on any bare metal bracket of the engine

Posted on Aug 14, 2009

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